The Patient Care Technician (PCT) Trainee provides specific nursing assistant related duties, under the direction of an RN or LPN, while completing training and competency development necessary to perform in the role of a PCT including, but not limited to, bathing patients, transporting patients, food delivery, call light response, acting as a constant observer, etc.
Prepare/clean room for new admission Clean equipment per infection control policy Transport patients throughout the hospital Act as a constant observer for behavioral or fall risk patients Act as a unit secretary as necessary Use sterile technique when necessary (inserting urinary catheters, assisting with procedures, etc.) Obtain weight using standing, sling, bed, or chair scale Perform or assist with bathing, oral/denture care and shampooing Measure and record vital signs Respond to patient call lights Assist with elimination by offering appropriate toileting in a timely manner. All other duties as assigned
Required: BLS (will obtain after hire as applicable for assignment)
Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma
Preferred: Previous healthcare experience preferred, but not required
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005011971
About Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.